The intersection of Blue Hill Avenue and Fremont Street was designated a Hero Square from Francis L. Aspessi.
Francis L. Aspessi United States Army 14 September 1920– 27 February 1944 Francis Louis Aspessi was born on September 14, 1920 in Boston, MA. He graduated from Dorchester High School in 1938. Francis demonstrated his love for our country when he enlisted in the United States Army on October 1, 1941. Sergeant (Sgt.) Aspessi proudly served on the Transport Air Corps Alaska. He died in service in Carpenter Lake, Canada on February 27, 1944. Sgt. Aspessi is buried in the New Cavalry Cemetery in Mattapan, MA. Francis was survived by his father, Chesar Aspessi a resident of Boston.
Aspessi lived at 17 Cookson Terrace.